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An annual Apple II computer convention held every July in Kansas City, Missouri. http://www.kansasfest.org/



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Kansasfest 2018 Raw Video Archive
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by Anthony Martino and Henry Courbis
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Learn more about Ultimate Micro’s new replacement power supply for the Apple II. The Universal PSU Kit is designed to be installed in your existing Apple II or /// Power Supply Enclosure and replace your old Power Supply PCB. All connections can be made by the user and are safe, simple, and designed to last for the next decade and beyond of use. The Kit is also uninstallable and the enclosure isn’t modified in any way.
Topic: Ultimate Micro PSU
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by Quinn Dunki
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Presented by Quinn Dunki. Mouse programming on the Apple II is a fascinating mix of old and new software paradigms. It's old fashioned ROM-entry-point style programming, but with slight nods towards modern API design and relocatable driver code. I spent some time working out all the gotchas in this, and will share that hard-earned knowledge with you. You'll leave the session with a basic mouse driver that you can tweak and use in your own programs. KansasFest - July 16, 2015
Topic: Apple II, Apple 2, KansasFest, Apple II peripherals, Apple II mouse, computer mouse, Quinn Dunki
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by Jay Graham
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This session will briefly cover the Pascal operating system and compare the various Pascal compilers and interpreters for the Apple II. It give an overview of the Pascal language itself, provide a useful guide to learning Pascal and then compare and contrast the available Pascal programming environments for the Apple II series of computers. This session is perfect for those of you who have mastered BASIC and want to delve into structured programming languages. No knowledge of programming will...
Topic: Apple II, Apple 2, KansasFest, Pascal operating system, Pascal programming language
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by Peter Neubauer
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The Logo programming language was popular for teaching children among educators and academics during the heydey of the Apple II. Logo promised to revolutionize education through the limitless microworlds that personal computers enabled. By the end of the 1980s, there was growing disillusionment with Logo. Two Logo vendors, Terrapin and LCSI, survive today, but the world of Logo is much different. Why did the excitement about Logo fade? Where can we see the influences of Logo today? What...
Topic: Kansasfest 2015: What Happened To Logo
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The incredibly open nature of the Apple II for development, down to the inclusion of schematics in every box, encouraged a generation of users who were also programmers. By contrast, today we have the walled garden of iPhone OS, where Apple judges all. Between these polar positions is the Macintosh. How have Apple - and Apple users - evolved over the years? Has using computers become more or less creative? What tradeoffs have we made between accessibility and empowerment? How do the Apple II...
Topics: KansasFest, 2010, KFest, iPod, iPhone, Apple, iOS, iPad, tablet, SDK, API, programming,...
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This session will demonstrate basic troubleshooting skills and show how to take apart the various models of the Apple II line and associated hardware. Jay will demonstrate techniques used to restore the equipment and get it functioning again, and will show a few techniques on how to troubleshoot RAM problems. Additionally, he will show some of his own tricks and tools for working on the Apple II as well as demonstrate some tips and tricks he has learned from others. Jay would also welcome...
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Summary of recent changes to ProDOS and discussion of future improvements.
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by Eric Shepherd
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At KansasFest 2011, Eric Shepherd of SheppyWare debuts and demonstrates v2.3 of Sweet16, the premiere Apple IIgs emulator for Mac OS X. Download Sweet16 from sheppyware.net/software-mac/sweet16/
Topics: Sweet16, Apple IIGS, IIGS, Sheppy, Eric Shepherd, SheppyWare, emulation, emulator, KansasFest,...
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by KansasFest
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Quinn Dunki presents the entries for the 2016 KansasFest Hackfest, where entrants do Apple II-related hacks during KansasFest, showing off technology written in days.
Topic: Kansasfest Hackfest
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by Andy Molloy
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What is the demoscene all about? We’ll look at the Apple II’s place in this unique subculture and have a look at several well-known demos. A presentation at KansasFest 2012 by Andy Molloy Website: http://landsnail.com
Topics: Kansasfest, Kfest, Apple II, demoscene
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E7 E7 E7 EE: the story of the greatest copy protection ever invented Presented by Mark Pilgrim. Learn the secret behind the bitstream that revolutionized Apple II copy protection: a runtime routine that could determine if it was running on an original disk. A presentation at KansasFest, July 16 2015.
Topic: Apple II, Apple 2, KansasFest, Apple II copy protection, E7 bitstream, copy protection techniques
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The Golden Age of the Apple II The Apple II was in production from 1977 to 1993. From early interest to broad adoption to being over shadowed by the Mac, followed by cancellation, diehard support, and retrocomputing revitalization, the machine has survived many eras and purposes. What was the golden age of the Apple II? What constituted its heyday, and how long did it last — assuming it's already over, or has even happened? Jason Scott will moderate this panel consisting of Bob Bishop (Apple...
Topics: Apple II, KansasFest, computer history, Jason Scott
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KansasFest 2018 Teaching an Old Zork New Tricks Peter Ferrie
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by Rob McMullen and Kevin Savetz
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Rob McMullen and Kevin Savetz are two Atari 8-bit podcasters who are huge fans of the classic platform game Jumpman. They interviewed the author, Randy Glover, in the Antic podcast interview series and discovered that the source code is likely lost forever. They began reverse engineering the Atari 8-bit version using Omnivore (Rob's Linux/Mac/Windows program for reverse engineering 8-bit disk images) with the intent to create new levels and add new features to the game. They will demo Omnivore...
Topic: Jumpman
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by Vince Weaver
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Vince will discuss his Apple II programming adventures, which started in the 80s but only really got interesting in the past ten years or so. This includes 6502 assembly games (Tom Bombem, Talbot Fantasy 7) and graphic/Mockingboard demos (VMW Chiptune Player, 8k Mode7 Demo). He also does unlikely things with Applesoft BASIC, such as Uthernet webservers and "ports" of modern games (Portal, Kerbal Space Program). All of this work has full source code available as part of his Linux...
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by Quinn Dunki
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From Kansasfest 2015. WeeGUI is a new tool for generating quick and easy graphical user interfaces for your AppleSoft BASIC or assembly language programs. Whether you want to write the next ProTERM, or just want a nicer looking way to launch your rockets, WeeGUI has you covered. Keyboard control? No problem. Got mouse? Easy peasy. Come to this session and learn how WeeGUI works, get your free copy, and start building cooler programs!
Topic: Kansasfest 2015 Wee GUI
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by Ivan Drucker
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Can you believe it? A2SERVER, A2CLOUD, and Raspple II have received some exciting updates for 2016. For example, did you know you can now get a IIGS on the internet without an Uthernet card? With A2SERVER you can. Come to the session and see what else is in store. If you're unfamiliar, these all use the oh-so-cute Raspberry Pi to enhance your Apple II. A2SERVER is a LAN file server and network boot host for Apple II's. A2CLOUD is an internet access device, file transfer tool, and virtual hard...
Topic: Kansasfest 2016 Ivan Drucker A 2 Server A 2 Cloud And Raspple II 2016
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by Rebecca Heineman
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Keynote for Kansasfest 2015 was presented by "Burger" Becky Heineman. Heineman learned programming at age 16 and gained fame in 1980 as the first National Space Invaders Champion with a score of 165,200. Her career soon blossomed with credits in over 250 games including classics such as Tass Times in Tonetown, Dragon Wars, Crystal Quest, The Bard’s Tale III: The Thief of Fate, Battle Chess, and Wolfenstein 3D. She developed numerous titles for the Apple IIgs, other contemporary...
Topic: Apple II, Apple 2, KansasFest, Rebecca Heineman, keynote
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by Melissa Barron
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Through custom coding and modification, Melissa Barron has modified the classic Oregon Trail to use in-game text that's a blend of l337, chatspeak, and LOLcats syntax. Learn about the process of hacking this game and see it in action on an Apple IIc. Learn more at http://melissabarron.net/ or see her similar presentation at Notacon 7 at http://notaconmedia.com/2010media.shtml#schedule
Topics: KansasFest 2010, Melissa Barron, Apple II, Oregon Trail, game modification
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"Unboxing" videos are big on YouTube, with millions of people tuning in to watch your first impressions of a commercial product. When it comes to software, "Let's Play" is an unboxing's natural successor: a video that combines A/V capture of your favorite computer games with original audio commentary and narrative. Rather than provide a direct, unadulterated recording of a product, you share with your audience your personal experience and history with the software. In this...
Topic: Kansasfest 2015 Ken Gagne Let's Play
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by Ken Gagne
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Over the past few years, there have been developments which allow greater support of disk images on the IIgs. Geoff Weiss demonstrates the latest technology with such products as MountIt by Brutal Deluxe and the SmartportVHD by Cedric Peltier.
Topics: KansasFest, KFest, 2011, Geoff Weiss, MountIt, SPVHD, SmartPort, disk images, emulation, emulators,...
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by Mike Westerfield
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Mike Westerfield of The Byte Works gives the keynote speech at KansasFest - July 1998.
Topics: KansasFest, Apple 2, Apple II, Mike Westerfield, computer history, The Byte Works
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by Charles Mangin
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Charles from RetroConnector will present new hardware to tinker with, along with a "mini hackfest" contest for software and hardware hackers alike. Participants can create new software or hardware that takes advantage of any RetroConnector product, or hack new functionality into existing hardware. Everyone who enters will receive necessary hardware to test with, sample code to get started, as well as troubleshooting assistance and access to a variety of additional boards and tools to...
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by Rob Walch
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A presentation at KansasFest 2013. Rob Walch of Today in iOS podcast joins us for a look at tips, tricks, and the latest in Apple’s iOS and related hardware.
Topics: iphone 5, iOS, kansasfest, Today in iOS
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A historical overview of Apple II data storage and operating systems, from cassette to USB. A presentation at KansasFest — July 26, 2013
Topics: KansasFest, DOS 3.3, Apple II, Apple IIe, ProDOS, Apple II GS, Apple IIGS, GS/OS, Apple II Disk...
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by Mark Pilgrim
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Automation is the future of preserving the past.
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A presentation at KansasFest, July 26, 2013 In 1985, computer networking, such as sharing files and printers between computers, was an expensive hodge-podge of proprietary technologies. Apple introduced AppleTalk networking to the foray alongside the original Macintosh. Support for the Apple IIe and IIgs followed. AppleTalk was uniquely low cost, about $50 per computer, and easy to setup. For about 10 years, AppleTalk was Apple’s answer to networking until the Internet with TCP/IP supplanted...
Topics: Apple IIe, LocalTalk, AppleTalk, networking, Macintosh, KansasFest
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Silicon Valley Slideshow Dean Nichols takes us on this tour of the hotbed of IT innovation, Silicon Valley.
Topics: KansasFest, Apple II, Silicon Valley, computer history
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by Peter Neubauer
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"Once upon a time, only advanced programmers could achieve machine language speed." Learn how to use Macrosoft, a programming language from the same folks who brought us Nibble Magazine, to write Applesoft-like programs that achieve machine language speed, in this introduction to obtaining, using, and setting up Macrosoft and the companion Assembler. We'll write a small Macrosoft program during the presentation to help you get started writing your own programs. See...
Topics: KansasFest, KFest, 2010, Peter Neubauer, Apple, Apple II, assembler, assembly, Nibble, Macrosoft
KansasFest 2018 Infocom's Non Interactive Non Fiction Savetz and Carrington
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NiftyList is one of the most amazing utilities for the Apple IIgs to provide details of what is running in the system.  It can be used debug code and provide information what applications are doing at the current moment. A talk presented at KansasFest July 21, 2012 Website: http://www.gwlink.net/geoff/
Topics: KansasFest, Kfest, Apple II, NiftyList
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by Javier Rivera
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From Kansasfest 2015. Javier discusses his experience retrobriting, his techniques, disassembly, and examples of success. Includes an outdoor demonstration.
Topic: 2015 Kansasfest Retr0briting
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by Steve Weyhrich
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Dr. Steve Weyhrich presents some selected topics from the Apple II History that he’s recently researched, Apple II magazines and more. A talk at KansasFest 2012.
Topics: Apple 2, Apple II, Apple II magazines, computer magazines, kansasfest, kfest, computer history,...
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by John Linville
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From Kansasfest 2015. This talk will present information on the Tandy Color Computer, a system which was a contemporary of the Apple II line from the II+ through the IIgs. While this is a different system from a different vendor, there are some interesting points of comparison between the CoCo and the Apple II line. This talk will offer both historical and technical information about the Tandy Color Computer.
Topic: Kansasfest 2015: What Is A Coco?
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by Forrest Lowe
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A "whole disk copy" scheme was proposed in the mid-80s as a method to circumvent copy protection, and more recently was attributed to S. Wozniak in 2011. There will be discussion of the physics and other related technologies to support or deny its feasibility.
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by Charles Mangin
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Charles shares the results of another year's research into the mysteries of the M0100 mouse and its kin. Bring your mouse, and get to know the critter a little better.
Topic: Mice Mouse
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KansasFest 2018 The Other Microprocessor for the Apple II Jay Graham
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Q&A with  John Romero at KansasFest 2012, following his keynote . John Romero discusses his experience starting out on the Apple II, what he’s learned over the years about famous Apple II coders, and his recollections of coding games on the Apple II in the 80s. 
Topics: KansasFest, Kfest, Apple II, Apple 2, John Romero, Q&A
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by Wayne Arthurton
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KansasFest 2012 — Wayne Arthurton — The Apple II’s Gaming Legacy A presentation given at KansasFest 2012 A tour of franchises started on the Apple II that are still going strong or coming back. A surprising number of modern games can directly trace their heritage to games originating on our favorite machine. Website:  http://waynearthurton.com
Topics: KansasFest, Apple 2, Apple II, games, computer game history
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by Peter Neubauer
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The LOGO programming language, best known for "turtle graphics," was popular on the Apple II, especially in classrooms. LOGO is more than a child's game. It's a sophisticated programming language and a serious educational tool for teaching mathematics backed by decades of research on learning theory. Join Peter Neubauer as he discusses the history of LOGO and for a tutorial introduction to the language. Download Peter's slides at http://www.kansasfest.org/downloads/
Topics: KansasFest 2011, Peter Neubauer, Apple II, LOGO, programming
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KansasFest 1998 Introduction and opening announcements with Cindy Adams Video by Greg Nelson
Topics: KansasFest, Apple 2, Apple II, computer history
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KansasFest 2018 6502 Pyramid
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KansasFest 2018 Quinn Dunki Cats GS
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Audio from a session at KansasFest 2012. Using the theme of Classic Desk Accessories on the Apple IIgs, there will be a look at what it takes to program them using Orca/C (bring a computer with Orca/C and write a CDA in 10 minutes!). 8-bit programmers are encouraged to attend to leverage the CDA as a means to make software IIgs savvy. Examples of accessing the IIgs hardware from Orca/C will be given, including how to use the Apple II game port. Several brand new Classic Desk Accessories will be...
Topics: Apple II, Apple 2, KansasFest, Kfest, GSOS, GS/OS, Classic Desk Accessory, CDA, Apple IIgs, Orca/C
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by Michael Sternberg
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Inform is a compiler that targets the Z-machine used by Infocom text adventures. In a previous year's session, C. Vanston discussed the syntax for Inform story files. This session continues from there to show what tools are necessary to compile your homespun story files straight to a disk image for immediate play-testing in an Apple II emulator. Also, a brief survey of the different Z-machine versions that were implemented on the Apple II will be covered. Halfway through the presentation, sound...
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by Ewen Wannop
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KansasFest 1998 - First Steps in Spectrum Scripting by Ewen Wannop
Topics: KansasFest, Apple II, Apple 2, Apple IIgs. scripting, Spectrum
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by Ken Gagne
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More than 40 years after its debut, how is it there's still so much to say about the Apple II? How do we find what's new, and how do we spin it to make it interesting? After eight years and 500+ weekly blog posts, Ken still has plenty of new material about his favorite computer. He'll reveal the secrets of his sources, blogging and distribution platforms, and audience engagement techniques in this session.
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by David Greelish, Carrington Vanston, Earl Evans, Ken Gagne
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A panel at KansasFest 2012 with Ken Gagne, David Greelish, Carrington Vanston and Earl Evans What do Retro Computing Roundtable, Open Apple, 1 MHz, Retrobits, Classic Computing Show, DoubleTake, and Challenge Talk all have in common? These podcasts’ hosts and co-hosts will all be in attendance at KansasFest 2012! But the similarity ends there, with each show having a different approach to collaboration and production, content and audience. Listen to hosts Ken Gagne, David Greelish, Carrington...
Topics: Apple II, podcasting, podcasts, Kansasfest, kfest, podcasters
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KansasFest 2018 Nox Archaist Update
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A presentation at KansasFest — July 25, 2013 This session will present a variety of hardware innovations that I have developed over the years. Each will be demonstrated and discussed. BUGG-POWER: This is an adaptation of IBM-style power supplies for the IIgs and IIe to eliminate low- power hassles. It was was shown at the 1996 KansasFest meeting and later presented in a magazine article (Juiced GS, Fall 1996). Separate versions are used for the IIgs and IIe/II+. THREE DISK II ENHANCEMENTS:...
Topics: Apple II, Apple IIe, KansasFest, Apple II GS, Apple Iic, Apple //c, Apple IIe
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M0100 – Great Apple Mouse, or Greatest Apple Mouse Ever? Presented by Charles Mangin. A deep dive into the Apple M0100 Mouse, the Apple II mouse interface, and updating them for the modern era. A presentation at KansasFest, July 16, 2015.
Topic: Apple II, Apple 2, KansasFest, Apple II peripherals, Apple II mouse, M0100 mouse, Charles Mangin,...
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by Javier Rivera
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2015 KFest - Apple II Monitor LCD Conversion Javier Rivera explains his techniques and tricks to convert Apple monitors to LCD. He will show his LCD conversion and also a small "show and tell" of past conversions and techniques. A presentation at KansasFest - July 16, 2015
Topic: Apple II, Apple 2, KansasFest, Apple II peripherals, LCD monitors, monitor conversion
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Leveling Up in Classic RPGs the Easy Way - Charles Mangin A presentation at KansasFest on July 25, 2013
Topics: KansasFest, The Bard's Tale, Apple II, Apple IIGS
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KFest 2017: KansasFest Lightning Talks
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2017 KANSASFEST VIDEO AND AUDIO
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Martin Haye: Invoking Apple III Satan Mode, an assumed-to-be-impossible way to access Apple III hardware from Apple II programs. Ivan Hogan: An assembly language game making use of the text screen. Jump on the lines without touching the heads! Jeremy Rand: An implementation of the casual game Chameleon Run, using Apple Hi-Res. Russ Ross: An implementation of the classic casual game 2048, using the text screen. Rob McMullen: An assembly language game based on Amidar. Save the Apple from the...
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KansasFest 2018 Fast HGR Font Rendering Rob McMullen
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From KansasFest 2015: Japanese on the Apple IIGS...continued. Last year, I shared the history of the GS/OS Japanese environment developed by users of the NIftyServe Apple II & GS Forum (FAPPLE) in the early 1990s, showing how applications can be localized using existing software. This year I will demonstrate solutions to some remaining problem areas, with a focus on the Toolbox.
Topic: Kansasfest 2015: Japanese GSOS
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by Martin Haye
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Martin Haye's NakedOS is a new Disk II operating system for the entire Apple II line of computers. In this session, its creator covers the project's rationale, design goals, API, disk format, Super-Mon integration and finally a few decision points and caveats for programmers considering NakedOS for their projects. Find it online at http://bitbucket.org/martin.haye/super-mon/
Topics: KansasFest, Martin Haye, Apple II, DOS alternatives, operating system, disk system
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by Ken Gagne
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The Apple II was a fantastic gaming machine. You may not have daily access to this vintage hardware, but many of its best entertainment titles have been remade for the Macintosh. Ken Gagne revisits classics like Arkanoid, Ultima, and Dark Castle in this session that showcases the best of new and old. Find links to the games and YouTube videos shown here at http://wp.me/pBeOH-1x
Topics: KansasFest, KFest, 2010, Ken Gagne, Arkanoid, Dark Castle, Ultima, games, gaming
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by Geoff Weiss
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There is no chance that Adobe will ever develop Photoshop for the Apple IIGS. But, the next best thing will be available during this session. Using the power of GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP) and python, anybody will be able to create native IIGS graphic images. Convert your favorite picture to the IIGS. Draw new images. Export images straight into IIGS images formats--watch for the release of this component during this session. Bring your computer with GIMP (2.6 or later) and python...
Topic: Kansasfest 2016 Photoshop For the IIgs
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by David Schmenk
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From Kansasfest 2015. PLASMA - a new programming language for the Apple II and more: Covers the development of PLASMA - Proto Language Assembler for Apple. Includes the history of VMs, development timeline, and usage in Lawless Legends/Rogue.
Topic: Kansasfest 2015 The Plasma Language
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KansasFest 2018 It is Pitch Dark Mark Pilgrim
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by Martin Haye
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Kansas Fest 2012 —  Martin Haye — Code Dangerously With Naked-Dev A presentation given at KansasFest 2012 Introducing Naked-Dev: a complete Apple II programming environment which brings instant gratification to both Applesoft and machine language coders. With Naked-Dev, you'll be able to write machine language code in real-time — no assembly required — using either a new, easy-to-learn, English-readable language called SHORT, or by writing standard 6502 assembly code in a dramatically...
Topics: KansasFest, Apple 2, Apple II, programming, Short, Naked-Dev
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by Quinn Dunki
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What's the theoretical maximum performance of Apple II Hi-Res graphics? How close can we really get to that? Sprite compiling is a technique we can use to find out. Quinn will start with a primer on working with Apple II Hi-Res graphics, and will conclude with an exploration of sprite compiling on this strange beast. Is 8-bit sprite compiling worthwhile? Come to this session and find out.
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by Stephen Buggie
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Over the years, millions of 5.25" floppy drives have been discarded because of an easily repaired defect: Loss of track-centering alignment. This problem is easily repaired with simple tools such as a screwdriver, a computer/monitor, and a software disk. Track-centering misalignment is suggested when a floppy drive can read its own written disks, but gives disk-errors when attempting to read disks written on other drivers. Likewise, the disks written on the misaligned drive give error...
Topics: Kansasfest, Apple II, floppy drives, Stephen Buggie
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by Brian Wiser
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Join Brian Wiser and Bill Martens for a brief overview of the A.P.P.L.E. users group and Call-A.P.P.L.E.. Hear new product announcements and a few surprises.
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by Martin Haye
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P2E is a Martin Haye's Apple II emulator that runs on all iOS devices, along with desktop computers and probably Android as well. Written and highly optimized in Javascript, it's capable of emulating an Apple IIe at full speed on iPhone 3GS and above, including graphics and disk drive support. This session briefly covers (1) the technology involved, (2) innovative features such as quick transfer of disk images from PC to emulator and back, and easily searching and loading disks from larger...
Topics: Martin Haye, KansasFest, KFest, 2011, P2E, Pseudo-II Emulator, emulator, emulation, Apple II,...
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by Tony Diaz
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Price of Persia Source Code: Saved! A presentation at KansasFest 2012 Tony Diaz and Jason Scott heeded the call and saved Jordan Mechner’s source code for the classic Prince of Persia. Relive the recovery. Website:  http://www.16sector.com
Topics: Apple II, Apple 2, Prince Of Persia, Tony Diaz, Jason Scott, Jordan Mechner, source code, computer...
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by Ken Gagne
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Ken Gagne - Kickstarter Brainstorming A presentation at KansasFest 2012 Kickstarter is a popular Web site used for "crowdfunding" — the solicitation of small amounts of money from individuals to fund independent projects. It has been used successfully by Jason Scott, David Greelish, and 8 Bit Weapon to support retrocomputing projects. How can we apply this tool to the Apple II community? What ideas might we make real through a successful Kickstarter campaign? Bring your thinking...
Topics: KansasFest, Kfest, Kickstarter, crowdfunding, Apple 2, Apple II
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by Ken Gagne
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Ken Gagne - Wordpress For Dummies A presentation at KansasFest 2012 Start your own Apple II Web site, blog, online business, or podcast with WordPress, a free and open-source content management system (CMS). Learn how to get started, how to install a theme, what the essential plugins are, and how to start publishing. Relevant webmastering tools, like Google Analytics, Feedburner, and Navicat will be reviewed. This session is aimed at beginners, with no knowledge of CSS, PHP, or MySQL necessary...
Topics: KansasFest, Kfest, Wordpress, blogging, Apple II
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by Antoine Vignau and Olivier Zardini
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KansasFest 2017, the 29th annual Apple II convention, is scheduled for July 18 – 23 in Kansas City, Missouri. Antoine Vignau and Olivier Zardini, the French Brutal Deluxe Software programming team known for countless original Apple II programs and archiving efforts, will join us with a keynote presentation to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Apple II. Vignau and Zardini founded Brutal Deluxe Software in 1992 focusing on 16-bit software. The team created programs, such as the Convert 3200...
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Peter will demonstrate how to convert self-booting games to files that run from a ProDOS system.
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Rob Walch of Today in iOS podcast joins us for a look at tips, tricks, and the latest in Apple’s iOS and related hardware. This year marks his 11th presenting at KansasFest!